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Sunil Jakhar was born on 9th February 1954 in Abohar, Punjab, India. He’s an Indian Politician that has been a part of the Punjab politics for more than a decade now.
|Other Name:||Sunil Kumar Jakhar|
Sunil Jakhar Biography, Relationship & Career
Sunil Jakhar, a Member of Legislative Assembly, has been an inseparable part of the Abohar Constituency, Punjab from the year 2002. Founded towards the continuous improvement and progressiveness of the region, the MLA has become a face of the Abohar area in Punjab.
He’s been getting re-elected in the Abohar area since 2002 and has been an energetic MLA until 2017 after being defeated in the 2017 assembly elections from that constituency. He has his residence in Panjkosi at the Abohar region of Punjab.
He was nominated by Congress for the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha constituency in by-poll elections in 2017 and he won it by a margin of nearly 2 lakhs and is now an elected MP. This victory came in just the ideal time for Jhakar as he lost his MLA constituency in 2017 general elections after developing a hattrick since 2002 even though his party came into power. He had been denied a Lok Sabha seat during the 2014 general elections. But following the death of Vinod Khanna, he got opportunity to competition from Gurdaspur constituency which he won by a thumping margin. He was once again fielded by congress from exactly the same constituency for its 2019 general elections. He was up against BJP’s candidate veteran actor Sunny Deol. He had to eventually taste the defeat from the hands of Sunny Deol who win with a thumping margin.
Personal Info of Sunil Jakhar
|Home Town||Panjkosi, Fazilka|
|Address||VPO - Panjkosi, Tehsil Abohar, Disst. Fazilka, Punjab|
|School||G. D. Model High School, Abohar|
|College||Govt. College, Chandigarh Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra|
|Qualification||B.A from Govt. College, Chandigarh in 1974 MBA from Kurukshetra University in 1977|
Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Sunil Jakhar
- He is a seasoned politician who has served as an MLA thrice before getting elected to Lok Sabha.
- He will be up against veteran actor Sunny Deol in the upcoming 2019 general elections.